Category Archives: Japanese Food

Film Food Festival Serves Up Octobus Balls and Tsukemen

What’s better than having some good food to eat while watching a movie?  How about, watching a movie about food, and eating the same food shown in the movie at the same time?  That is the gimmick behind the Food … Continue reading

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Dairy Free Asian Food in New York City

Not long after I started writing this blog, I talked about how Asian cuisine is often the safest bet for us dairy free folks.  Now that I have been refining my Dairy Free New York City pages (regarding Manhattan and … Continue reading

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Ivan Ramen Slurp Shop

Ever since Therese and I first encountered Chef Ivan Orkin, aka Ivan Ramen, at the Wine & Food Festival two Octobers ago, I’ve been wanting to check out his Ivan Ramen Slurp Shop.  When I first learned of the restaurant, … Continue reading

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At-home Mazemen

After a vigorous work-out, or a busy day, I will occasionally indulge in what I will call, for lack of a better term, At-home Mazemen.  Let me explain. Like many Americans, I have eaten my share of packaged ramen noodles.  … Continue reading

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Cherry Restaurant: Japanese-French Cuisine in Chelsea

I found myself wondering recently what Chris Johnson the Sake Ninja is doing these days.  Therese and I had met him at the Wine & Food Festival Grand Tasting last October, where he made us delightful cocktails from sake and … Continue reading

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Kennedy Space Center, Amura Sushi: 3 days in Orlando

What an enjoyable time I had in Orlando two weeks ago!  I’ve already told you about Tuesday of that week, when Therese and I met my friend Bob and his lovely wife Michelle for great food and culture in Winter … Continue reading

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Stella 34 and Morimoto’s: Valentine Weekend Conclusion

Shopping at Macy’s Herald Square and lunch at the flagship store’s premier restaurant, Stella 34, got the concluding day of our Valentine Weekend off to a great start.  While others were celebrating President’s Day, we enjoyed time together away from … Continue reading

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